MINNEAPOLIS — Thomas Kuykendall joined North Star Resource Group as the Associate Vice President and Sales Manager on Monday, July 9th, 2018. Kuykendall’s key responsibilities will include developing and launching the careers of new financial advisors both at North Star’s headquarters in Minneapolis and throughout the state of Minnesota.
Kuykendall has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, primarily within the fields of recruiting and developing new advisors. He began his career in finance as a financial advisor at a well-known firm before moving on to become the firm’s National Sales Director. At a subsequent role at a new firm, he led and developed 9 registered representatives and as a result of his work, was recruited to a different firm to become Vice President of Product Management and Wealth Management initiatives for the next two years. Most recently, he served as a partner at a previous firm of his, where he was responsible for recruiting, developing and leading a 25-advisor zone.
At North Star, Kuykendall will work closely with the Recruiting and Advisor Development teams. He will work directly with new financial advisors as they begin their careers. North Star is currently home to nearly 160 financial advisors, with hopes to grow to over 250 financial advisors by the year 2022. Kuykendall has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota and is Series 7, 24, 63,66 registered and Life and Health licensed.
North Star is excited to welcome Tom Kuykendall to the team.
For more information on North Star’s Recruiting and Advisor Development teams, please visit https://www.northstarfinancial.com/careers/.
About North Star Resource Group
North Star Resource Group is a Minneapolis-based financial services firm that provides both individuals and businesses with the resources to help create, preserve and protect their wealth. North Star has more than 150 full time advisors and over 150 employees. In a network of over 40 offices in 23 states, they have contributed to the financial security and well-being of over 140,000 individuals and small businesses**. To learn more about North Star Resource Group, visit www.NorthStarFinancial.com.
Tom is a registered representative and investment advisor representative of CRI Securities, LLC and Securian Financial Services, Inc.
North Star Consultants, Inc. - Insurance Products and Services. CRI Securities, LLC - Securities and Investments. Securian Financial Services, Inc. - Variable Products and Securities.
North Star Resource Group offers securities and investment advisory services through CRI Securities, LLC and Securian Financial Services, Inc. Members FINRA/SIPC. CRI Securities, LLC is affiliated with Securian Financial Services, Inc. and North Star Resource Group. North Star Resource Group is not affiliated with Securian Financial Services, Inc. North Star Resource Group is independently owned and operated.
**Data as of 12/31/2017
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